The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Blackburn wants Fulham striker Andy Johnson to help the club avoid relegation from the Premier League, the Daily Mirror says.
Stoke City and Lokomotiv Moscow advanced to the last 32 in the Europa League, while FC Twente defeated Fulham 1-0 to win their group in the continent’s second-tier soccer competition.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Kyle Walker scored his first goal for Tottenham to secure a 2-1 win against Arsenal in yesterday’s north London derby. Chelsea climbed to third in soccer’s Premier League with a 5-1 victory at Bolton.
Stoke beat Besiktas 2-1 to move atop its group in soccer’s Europa League, as English rivals Tottenham, Fulham and Birmingham also won.
Manchester City held on against a Wolverhampton Wanderers rally to win 4-3 and move into first place in English soccer’s Premier League.